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Assistant Professor of International Health at the Center for Global Health and Development Jacob Bor was awarded the Peter Paul Professorship in 2014. PHOTO COURTESY JACOB BOR

Three BU faculty earn annual $40,000 research grants

Three assistant faculty members at Boston University received the Peter Paul Career Development Professorship, garnering more […]

by · September 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority Green Line will be expanded by 4.5 miles from Cambridge to Medford and will cost nearly $2 billion. PHOTO BY MIKE DESOCIO/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Green Line extension to cost almost $2 billion

The cost of a 4.5-mile green line train extension from Cambridge to Medford has increased from […]

by · September 16, 2014 · 0 comments · City, News
Attendees sing during the Saturday ceremony at Agganis Arena where the Episcopal Dioceses of Massachusetts elected Rev. Alan M. Gates as its new bishop. PHOTO BY MIKE DESOCIO/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Consecration of state Bishop brings thousands to Agganis

Nearly 4,000 people, including clergy and high-ranking church officials from across the country, gathered at Boston […]

by · September 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Attendees of The Boston Freedom Rally, better known as Hempfest, traditionally smoke marijuana at Boston Common at 4:20PM. PHOTO BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

“Hempfest” freedom rally draws large crowd, little enforcement

Thousands attended the Boston Freedom Rally at Boston Common Saturday and Sunday, a music festival and […]

by · September 15, 2014 · 0 comments · City, News
Santander is offering internship opportunities, a study abroad program to Kenya and a seed fund to professors for on campus programs. PHOTO BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Santander Bank to continue partnership with BU, expand student programs

Boston University students will soon have the opportunity to participate in new global programs and on-campus […]

by · September 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News

Tech site offers free Internet domains to college students

Students on Boston campuses are eligible to claim free Internet domains, offered to showcase students’ accomplishments […]

by · September 15, 2014 · 2 comments · City, News
Boston University Student Government President Richa Kaul of the Push to Start ticket speaks to student government members at a meeting in Sept. 2013. PHOTO BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU SG looks to boost transparency, student involvement

Following the election of a new executive board in Spring 2014, Boston University’s undergraduate Student Government […]

by · September 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
PHOTO BY OLIVIA NADEL/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Whole Foods offers delivery, pick up groceries

Whole Foods Market announced Monday that they partnered with online grocery shopping company Instacart to provide […]

by · September 12, 2014 · 0 comments · City, News
Cengage and Boston startup Flashnotes have paired up to host an online marketplace where students can post, buy and sell their study guides. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

New online note-sharing marketplace to pay students for course resources

Educational services company Cengage Learning is partnering with note-sharing website Flashnotes to launch an online marketplace, […]

by · September 12, 2014 · 1 comment · Campus, News
Jerome Smith, previously the director of the Office of Neighborhood Services, will now serve as Boston Mayor Martin Walsh’s Chief of Civic Engagement. PHOTO COURTESY OF THE MAYOR’S OFFICE

Mayor Walsh appoints new Chief of Civic Engagement

  Boston Mayor Martin Walsh announced Wednesday the appointment of Jerome Smith, former director of the […]

by · September 12, 2014 · 0 comments · City, News